Dubai & Abu Dhabi - Abu Dhabi (Chapter)
This is the Abu Dhabi chapter from Lonely Planet’s Dubai & Abu Dhabi guidebook.
Slowly, almost stealthily, the largest – and wealthiest – emirate in the United Arab Emirates is emerging from the shadow of its glamorous northern neighbour, Dubai.
- visit Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan al-Nahyan Mosque, a vast building with fairytale domes, lofty minarets and spectacular Islamic detail
- take a flight of fancy to the fascinating (and unusual) Falcon Hospital
- Scream as loud as you can when riding the fastest rollercoaster in the world at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Explore, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping and Shopping.
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